[ROVERNET - UK] P6B Rover tools . again

LANCE G LACERTE, LANCE G LA CERTE lacpsyd6 at msn.com
Mon Nov 12 00:00:02 GMT 2007

If you've got a grinder in the garage you'll be in business.  I encountered 
the same problem so I took my standard socket plug spanner and ground down 
the walls until it slipped easily into the socket wells.

Hope that helps.

Lance La Certe,  '70  P6B

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "phing" <phing at videotron.ca>
To: <rovernet at lyris.ccdata.com>
Sent: Sunday, November 11, 2007 3:51 PM
Subject: [ROVERNET - UK] P6B Rover tools . again

> Hi
>  The first  nuts I undid on my P6B ,sump plug , wheel nuts and the plug on 
> top of the filter for the AED ,  all  needed BSF wrenches
> !!
> Can any one tell me if there is a commercially available version of the 
> Rover " special plug spanner "??,Mine has gone AWOL . I
> can't reach the V8 plugs with a standard thin wall socket plug spanner . I 
> would guess that the head was originally designed for
> 10mm plugs , and the Solihull engineers decided to fit British 14 mm plugs 
> when they anglicised the engine
> Cheers
>  patrick
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